Michael Maloney

  • JPI Studios
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    JPI Studios

    Justin Hartley Was Almost Not ‘Y&R’s’ New Adam Newman?

    As they celebrated their first anniversary as hosts of "Soap Box with Lilly & Martha" on Thursday, August 21, former daytime soap stars Lilly Melgar ("General Hospital") and Martha Madison ("Days of our Lives") had soap journalist Michael Maloney,...

  • Soap Secrets Revealed: ‘GH’s’ Anthony Geary, ‘B&B’s’ John McCook, ‘DAYS’ Casting Director and More Discuss 2013’s Resurgence of The Soaps!

    It seems like just yesterday that the world was ready to nail the lid on the coffin of daytime soap operas. Ratings were low across the board, and a slew of sudsers — “Guiding Light,” “As the World Turns,”...

  • Bell-Phillip Television Productions (Top); Sony Pictures Television (Bottom)
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    Bell-Phillip Television Productions (Top); Sony Pictures Television (Bottom)

    William J. Bell Biography Now Available In Paperback

    You’ve no doubt devoured the hard cover version of The Young and Restless Life of William J. Bell, the biography detailing William J. Bell, the late daytime legend, former talk show host and “The Young and the Restless” and...

  • Disney/ABC Television Group
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    Disney/ABC Television Group

    Just As ‘General Hospital’ Turns 50, Soap Celebrates With Best Ratings In Five Years

    In a report by Variety, Michael Maloney talks with "General Hospital's" leading man, Anthony Geary (Luke Spencer), who explains that the renewed success of the soap can be directly credited to its head writer and executive producer.

  • The OnLine Network/TOLN
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    The OnLine Network/TOLN

    THE GREAT DEBATE: Prospect Park Defends Its Sexier and Edgier Content

    Since it was first announced that Prospect Park's The OnLine Network was looking to once again revive "All My Children" and "One Life to Live," after they were canceled by ABC in 2011, it has been said that the...

  • Cliff Lipson/CBS
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    Cliff Lipson/CBS

    BREAKING NEWS: ‘B&B’ Loses Another ‘Core Four’ Cast Member!

    Soaps In Depth is reporting that CBS' "The Bold and the Beautiful" is about to lose another "core four" member as Susan Flannery (Stephanie Forrester) has informed producers and the shows writing team that she plans to leave the...

  • Cliff Lipson/CBS
    Cliff Lipson/CBS

    Susan Flannery Added to Today’s Book Signing

    Soap Opera Network has learned that Susan Flannery (Stephanie Forrester, "The Bold and the Beautiful") has been added to the "Young and Restless Life of William J. Bell" book signing being held today from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM...

  • Barnes & Noble
    Barnes & Noble

    Attending ‘The Young and Restless Life’ Book Signing on Saturday, 8/18? Read This Before Arrival!

    For those of you attending the Saturday, August 18 book signing of "The Young and the Restless Life of William J. Bell," with co-authors Lee Phillip Bell and Michael Maloney, along with Ronn Moss (Ridge Forrester, "The Bold and...

  • CBS
    CBS

    UPDATE: Book Signing: Meet Lee Phillip Bell and Michael Maloney

    On Saturday, August 18, Lee Phillip Bell (pictured right, with William J. Bell) and Michael Maloney (Soaps in Depth), co-authors of "The Young and Restless Life of William J. Bell" will be signing copies of their book at Barnes...

  • Gilles Toucas
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    Gilles Toucas

    Ronn Moss Leaving ‘The Bold and the Beautiful’ After 25 Years!

    According to Entertainment Weekly's Tanner Stransky, CBS' "The Bold and the Beautiful" is about to lose 25 year veteran Ronn Moss (Ridge Forrester) after a contract dispute between the actor and the soap opera over salary hit a snag....